Visit Volterra
Volterra, It was built on a hilly crest among the valleys of the river Era and Cecina, surrounded by a double belt of walls (the Etruscan and the Medieval one).Volterra, in the province of Pisa is one of the most important centre of Tuscany, both for its monuments that testify the civilization that settled during thirty centuries and the working of Tuscan alabaster that nowadays is are considered one of the most typical and traditional products of the Italian art-craft.

Volterra Volterra it is a town still distant form the stressful rhythm of current life. Those who arrive here have immediately the impression to be in a particular town, revival of an ancient time, trough its narrow streets of a Medieval village, its old crafts of Etruscan town.

Its has a predominant Medieval aspect, keeping many traces of the Etruscan period , such as the Porta all'Arco (a gate), the Acropoli, the walls still present in some parts of the town. The Roman presence is testified by the important traces of the Roman Theatre of the Augustan Age, of the Augustan Age, spas and a big water cistern.





Agriturismo La Grotta di Montecchino
Via Grossetana, 87
Loc. S. Andrea a Montecchio
53010 - Siena
Toscana - Italy
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Tel.: +39 0577 394250
Cel.: +39 335 6151494
Fax: +39 0577 313006
e-mail: info@montecchino.it